<em>Bowl</em>, 1000–1550. Ceramic, 4 1/4 x 6 5/16 x 6 3/8 in. (10.8 x 16 x 16.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Minor C. Keith in memory of her husband, 31.922. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.31.922.jpg)


Medium: Ceramic

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Dimensions: 4 1/4 x 6 5/16 x 6 3/8 in. (10.8 x 16 x 16.2 cm)


Accession Number: 31.922

Image: CUR.31.922.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
A tripod bowl with a flaring rim and overall red glaze. The black decoration consists of a thick line around the rim, a thinner line on the inside of the bowl. The body design is of 3 X-shaped elements with 3 and 4 dots inside the space between the X shapes. Two thick vertical black lines frame each X element. The rattle feet have 2 vertical openings and a notch at the bottom, each is decorated with 3 wide black lines on the front side. The ceramic style is Cot Black Line, 1000-1550. Condition: numerous chips on the rim, surface dirt and abrasions, one leg is repaired in 2 places.

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